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Monthly Archives: May 2011

June Events at Barnes & Noble in the River Oaks Shopping Center

Joe Garner Turman Signing Friday, June 10th at 6:00 pm Author Joe Garner Turman will be in store signing his latest novel, Forty Days to Eternity, in which he weaves a romantic tale wrapped in the historic events of the last days of the Vietnam War. Turman and his wife, Gloria, served as missionaries for […]
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Misplaced priorities: $350 million subsidy to road for ExxonMobil

Grand Pkwy poster-child of all that’s wrong with road policy in Texas (Austin, TX, May 25, 2011) – As TxDOT hosts its final public hearings on its Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), a broad coalition of groups are protesting the misplaced priorities of the highway department that’s choosing to allocate scarce resources to funding Grand […]
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Sterling Bancshares Shareholders Approve Merger with Comerica

HOUSTON, TX – May 5, 2011) – Sterling Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBIB) announced today that its common shareholders have voted to approve the merger agreement providing for the merger of Sterling with and into Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA), with Comerica continuing as the surviving entity. At a special meeting held on May 5, 2011, the […]
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HOUSTON CITIZENS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE INDUCTS PINNACLE AWARD RECIPIENTS IN INAGURAL HALL OF FAME CEREMONY

HOUSTON, TX – The Houston Citizens Chamber of Commerce (HCCC), the nation’s second oldest African-American chamber, will induct former Pinnacle Award winners in its Inaugural Hall of Fame Ceremony, Thursday, June 16th ,6 p.m. at Column A located at 1521 Austin Street. For the past 16 years, the Chamber has hosted the Pinnacle Awards honoring […]
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